Michigan and Michigan State will play 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at Spartan Stadium in East Lansing. (Todd McInturf / Detroit News)
The tailgaters will be happy as it was announced Monday this seasonís matchup between Michigan and Michigan State will be played at 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 2.
The game will be televised on ABC.
The rivals will meet at Spartan Stadium with plenty at stake as each team is 6-1 overall. Michigan State is 3-0 in conference play and atop the Legends Division while Michigan is 2-1 in Big Ten play.
Michigan does not play this week, getting a bye in preparation for traveling to East Lansing. Michigan State travels to Illinois with a chance to be 7-1 overall and 4-0 in the Big Ten.
Michigan State had won four straight in the series before Michigan finally halted the string with a 12-10 victory last season in Ann Arbor.